Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50

000
WWUS82 KCHS 182355
SPSCHS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
755 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

SCZ044-045-190030-
DORCHESTER-INLAND BERKELEY-
755 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF DORCHESTER AND
BERKELEY COUNTIES THROUGH 830 PM EDT...

AT 751 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM...NEAR FRANCIS BEIDLER FOREST...MOVING EAST AT 25
MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
SPRING HILL...FRANCIS BEIDLER FOREST...HUSSERTOWN...BLACK CREEK...
MOOREFIELD...CHICORA...MURRAYSVILLE...SOUTHERN LAKE MOULTRIE...
WAMPEE...

PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM. IF
OUTDOORS...STAY AWAY FROM ISOLATED TALL OBJECTS. IF INDOORS...STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS. AVOID USING PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL
APPLIANCES UNLESS IT IS AN EMERGENCY.

BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS AS STORMS APPROACH.
BE READY TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IN CASE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
WARNING IS ISSUED FOR YOUR LOCATION.

&&

LAT...LON 3310 8026 3309 8041 3326 8041 3327 8039
      3326 8037 3328 8035 3327 8032 3327 8030
      3330 8026 3333 8025 3339 7997 3329 7987
TIME...MOT...LOC 2355Z 257DEG 22KT 3319 8032

$$








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.